Bain & Company Any updates on Bain Covid bonuses? Heard they would be announced today curious how they stack up. Bain & Company
Layoffs at AVAAP?
Who is getting laid off at Cerner?
Are company layoffs good or bad for business for the people who's jobs are staying? My company of about 200 people just let 15 people go. Is this a good sign or bad sign? I'm 27F with about 5 years experience at this company. Does this lead to more room for growth at this stage of my career or is this a red flag?
Partners, please looking for some advice. I work for a boutique firm and worked really hard the past year with a lot more responsibilities and an under staffed team (hiring freeze because of covid). My bonus number was good, but not great (I didn’t get my max bonus). The reason from my boss was that while my performance was well recognized, because of covid there was a broad bonus haircut. However, my direct reports did not get any bonus. It has really tainted my view on the firm because...cont.
Hi guys, i wil be joining fractal soon. I wanted to know how the project alignment happens? And what if my skills dont match the requirements coming in. In that case will i be laid off? Please let me know abt this. And in which tech stack more projects are present.
Does Deloitte provide ‘reason for leaving’ during background check ? I was laid off by Deloitte US during first Covid wave. Deloitte
Very frustrated. Why is it that my union keeps pushing for closing school due to covid? shouldn't we be trying to help keep these kids in school? I work in an urban district, and the kids of lower socioeconomic status are being hurt so much more than our suburban neighbors. How is this equitable?
So I guess my question is, is your union pushing to close school too, and how are they going about doing it? Is there any pushback or thought of the students at all?
All vaccines will keep you from dying or hospitalized. But some will be more likely to stop you from getting covid all together. We should be worried about the former rather than the latter.
What is the EY severance package ?
Debating betwn staying on with current team after negotiating a 30% increase or accepting PT role, with this negotiated increase the hourly pay is $1 different. (Prior to this I was making nearly $11 less/hour from PT role) PT role was 20 hours/week and emailed ask if I’d be open to 30 which is more appealing. 7.5 YOE in current role, worried about losing seniority in economic climate and risk to layoffs in PT role but being a parent I have been seeking more time not working too. Advice welcome
Still looking for work 2 1/2 years later. I was laid off when Covid hit as a Director of food and beverage in West Hollywood /Beverly Hills, relocated to Omaha Nebraska with the same organization to open a property. Laid off after the opening. I’ve been doing Task Force work since. Looking at vice president or Director roles hotels/restaurant companies! I have applied everywhere, nothing but ghosting treated disrespectfully, offered horrible salaries or told positions on hold. Need a Job
Layoffs on layoffs these days. How do you think the job market will fare (NYC especially) the rest of 2018 and beyond?
CWs, how proficient are you in photoshop and id? I’ve always had a solid partner, but they have since been laid off so a lot of the comp work is now on my plate. Any good online classes to take? Thanks!
Glad to see the bowl grew from 1 to 5. Modest, but gains nonetheless! Do elective procedures actually come back after covid-19 peaks? Clients already brainstorming how to build trust post-pandemic ..
I am moving to Bangalore the next weekend. Seems there is a slight increase in Covid cases, would it be better to come now or should I ask my manager to allow me to come to office after some weeks once everything seems fine?
Has anyone of you taken your Covid jab from the vaccination drives being conducted at Infosys Chandigarh/Mohali DC? If yes, how was your experience?
Does any team is facing layoffs problem in American Express. Really a horrible rumors I heard.
I have a very expensive flight I have to buy to New Zealand and I’ve been monitoring prices for months now with no success. I have a chase sapphire reserve it and I will buy it with that, my major concern is the ticket availability and price is much better with third-party booking sites. I feel pretty constrained with the tickets with the airline directly are double the price, any advice or recommendations for buying with third parties?
This is guy is one of my favorite things on the internet. 😂 https://www.instagram.com/p/CJZXf2tHwgu/?igshid=1t59n6n9l4mr8
Can anyone tell me from which path i can find that from which date i am on bench and what will be end date of bench?
Was supposed to do an initial HR screening with a start up but was canceled late min by the HR person. They asked to reschedule and I provided a time. They never confirmed and basically ghosted me. Should I even bother to reach out again? It’s in an industry i want to pivot into but considering these behaviors, is it a red flag?
I’ve resigned from a Shitty company MasterCom technology in Bangalore. The notice period is 3 months and the company has put my salary on hold for all 3 months. Is it legal ? Can I get it reduce in any way.@mastercom
Curious as to others' threshold on when you require a doctors note to verify someone is indeed unable to (remotely) work for an extended period of time due to illness. Where do you draw the line?
Hi All, got an offer from HCL what is the expected package for Senior (Security) specialist (E2) role?
Current- 7 lpa
Total YOE- 8
My little one has reflux pretty bad - she spits up/projectile vomits after most feedings. I have been dairy free for 7 weeks after they said she might have a milk protein allergy.
Our pediatrician isn’t concerned about her weight, but she said that baby could start solid foods a week before she turns 4 months in an effort to “thicken” her food and have it sit in her stomach better. I saw this was against guidance from AAP and WHO, which says wait until 6 months to start solids. Any advice?
Can anyone refer me to blackmarble?
Looking for job opportunity (Data Analysis, tableau, sql, excel, business analysis, change mgmt) yoe 6.5 and cctc 6.5
Can any one refer in ibm
The GI bill gave a lot of people a good reason to sign up for military service, I'm wondering if there has been a dropoff after the announcement that student loans would be forgiven?
Comfortable (yet stylish) mom jean brands?
Any of your firms do virtual gifts or corporate appreciation for your teams? We want to do something for our hard working team that is spread out over the nation but not make it an event where we’re stuck doing over zoom. Ideally something like wine delivery just to show appreciation
Hey I’m currently an engineer at a nuclear power plant, I’ve only been there about 6 months, but I recently got an offer for a production shift supervisor at a chemical plant. My question is basically would this be more valuable experience than my current position. Any other pros and cons would be helpful too. Thanks
Hey guys who makes the decision about which insurance product to buy or not in commercial insurance? Is it the Risk officer and his organization, the finance organization the CEO’s office??? Any guidance here will help…
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I was part of the tech layoffs over the past couple of weeks. I have an opportunity to go back in house or back to a law firm. Both are great opportunities and comparable comp. Pro of law firm - stability (less likely to be laid off). Pro of in house - no billable hours. Should I ride out the recession at a law firm until things settle down or take the risk and go back to in house?
I recently started working at a firm that does a lot of legal aid. In order to attract more private clients, they want us to go out and do speaking engagements and volunteer work (on our own time). Furthermore, they started asking us to consider doing per diem duty counsel work to bring up our receivables (aka- work as duty counsel and give them our pay). I was so appalled by this comment, I’m beyond livid. I became an associate so I didn’t have to go out and bring in business. (Cont.)
Interviewed with a firm yesterday. I’m a second year, practicing primarily in family/criminal. They asked me if I would be willing to take a lower salary to start because i have no experience in the area they practice (education, employment, etc). Not sure how to feel about being asked to basically take a clerk position for an indefinite period. Is this common?
Anybody have advice for studying for the bar while practicing? Have the NY bar coming up and only get 2 weeks off to study.
Hi! I am a recent law school graduate who started her first job remotely during the pandemic remotely. I have had concerns about the following:
1. How do I build relationships with my coworkers and managers? Since the pandemic people have been moving farther away from the office making happy hours difficult.
2. How do I know that my performance is ok? In my office, I handle cases independently so I do not have an opportunity to see other attorneys or their work products. Tia
Does anyone use an iPad for note-taking at the office? I imagine it would be more beneficial and save more time than going back and forth on the legal pads. Any insight on what bells and whistles are needed (if any)? Thanks so much!!
Those in ID, what are some of your common and repetitive weekly/monthly tasks that you go through to pick some easy .1-.3’s on each case?
Is there a time of year where big firms look for lateral associates? With OCI going on in the spring does that pause other recruiting?
Not really a law question but social decorum.
I moved to a new city, let's say LA. I am originally from Atlanta. I always ask people I meet in the office "so are you from here?" in our introductions just to break the ice. However, I feel sometimes that I think non-white individuals have a cringe moment.
Is it inappropriate to ask this? I'm not looking to justify anything, I want to learn if I should not ask this anymore.
Good morning - tips on dealing with the “know it all client.” I represent an entity and one individual thinks they understand all legal issues simply because of news articles or friends stories. I try to redirect conversation by focusing on unique facts at issue but other techniques would be helpful.
Been a long time since I took crim, so would love to hear from someone in the know -
What’s going on in this Kyle Rittenhouse case - is the Judge in the tank for the defendant, or is the prosecutor just bad?
Everything I'm seeing suggests this prosecutor is incompetent, and that makes me very, very nervous.
Are there any legislative drafting attorneys who can talk to me about what the day-to-day is like?
Transactioanl associates — at what year did you actually start negotiating agreements and doing the heavy drafting?
Looking at a lateral move to a life sciences group from tech trans. Will this limit high paying in-house opportunities later? Will tech companies hire someone from a life sciences licensing group? If not, is there an equivalent to tech jobs in the life sciences industry?
I’m so bad at writing the background/ facts section for briefs… it always gets heavily edited and no one is giving me constructive feedback other than “advocate more”. In contrast, my legal argument section is generally without edits. For context, first defense lit job post appellate clerkship. Is this normal?? Any tips for getting better other than “advocating more”?
Should an employment lawyer consider getting a PHR/SPHR certificate? Is it worthwhile?
A lot of in house opportunities seem to be looking for them
Partners: what do you want to hear and see from your associates given everything that's going on? Are check ins and more updates than usual annoying or wanted due to lack of face time?
Happy Thursday everyone! I know that as a profession and especially during this unprecedented time we constantly experience and are bombarded with negativity. Including the negativity in our lives away from work, which we see every time we get on social media platforms, or watch the news etc... therefore I thought we could put some positivity out there today and share some positive experiences that have been a result of this wfh/quarantine/pandemic.
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